Dr Matshidiso Moeti
Dr Matshidiso Moeti, from Botswana, is the first woman to be elected as WHO Regional Director for Africa. Over the past five years, Dr Moeti has led the transformation of WHO in Africa to ensure the Organization is accountable, effective and driven by results.
Speeches and Messages
Message of WHO Regional Director for Africa, Dr Matshidiso Moeti
I’d like to wish a very good day, bonjour, bom dia and a warm welcome to all our journalists colleagues who are joining us for this press conference. Today I’d like to discuss the humanitarian situation caused by Cyclone Freddy in Malawi, Mozambique and Madagascar and Africa’s progress on ending Tuberculosis. I’m delighted to be joined by Dr Charles Mwansambo, the Secretary of Health in the Malawi Ministry of Health and Dr Norbert Ndjeka, the Director of the Drug-Resistant TB, TB & HIV programme at the National Department of Health in South Africa.
Message from WHO Regional Director for Africa, Dr Matshidiso Moeti
Message of WHO Regional Director for Africa, Dr Matshidiso Moeti Dear colleagues and partners,
The Transformation Agenda of the World Health Organization Secretariat in the African Region is a vision and a strategy for change aimed at facilitating the emergence of the WHO that the staff and stakeholders want.
It is a result of consultations with staff members within and outside the WHO African Region, and stakeholders from outside the Organization. The Transformation Agenda covers four focus areas:
- pro-results values
- smart technical focus
- responsive strategic operations
- effective communications and partnerships